CBK Rotterdam

Center for Visual Arts Rotterdam

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exhibition: 21 / 07 / 2016 - 25 / 09 / 2016
Location: TENT

TENT presents the video installation Happyland from the Authentic Boys; a portrait of the vacationer in ourselves. Since work is alternated with leisure, the historical figure of traveler or pilgrim has been replaced by that of tourist. A few weeks a year we escape the daily routine, fantasizing about places where stress, worry and pressure of performance are not significant. We are on our way to heavenly places with blue skies, authentic dishes and friendly locals.
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TENT is the platform for contemporary art in the context of Rotterdam with exhibitions, new productions, educational projects, performances and events with makers from the city and beyond.
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Sculpture International Rotterdam manages the international sculpture collection of Rotterdam, brings it to the attention and develops a metropolitan international art policy.
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Forest polder fox, Florentijn Hofman, Schiedamseweg, 2020. Photo: Otto Snoek

BKOR manages and renews the extensive city collection in collaboration with Rotterdam residents, companies and institutions. BKOR advises the municipality, citizens and artists on the realization, placement, relocation and remediation of public works of art.
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Art Office mediates, informs and supports visual artists from Rotterdam with regard to their professional practice. For artists, institutions and individuals.
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